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Jan 11, 2008 - Wild turkeys, wild pigs, coyotes and yellow mudpies

So, I thought I'd be posting about my happenings during the days, but last night's events definitely requires recording. It began innocently enough with a couple of coyotes waking me up some time before midnight. They were off in the distance and I was cozy in my warm bed. I woke up to go to the bathroom about 2:45am and thank goodness I did, because I would not have wanted what I then heard to wake me up. I heard heavy snorting outside the window. Something was rooting in the earth, no doubt making the same big divots I had noticed when I...

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Aug 26, 2007 - Monterey to Cambria

Monterey to Cambria: Most amazing drive I've ever been on! It's also one of THE scariest. We stopped in Pebble Beach out of Monterey. There's a community that knows what they're doing. Just to DRIVE through it they shake you down for 9 bucs! We stopped and ate a little something in Carmel at the Tuck House and Carmel was super cute. The drive on Hgwy 1 (PC Hgwy)gets rather twisty with a pathetic guard rail being the only thing between you and an impending drive off a cliff. Big Sur was beautiful and we stopped for lunch at Nepenthe which...

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Jun 26, 2004 - Sat - Cambria, CA

(Leaving: King's Canyon NP, CA - Destination: Cambria, CA - 226 miles) 05:00 AM We have to get up early today, it is a travel day. We get our showers, get dressed and get the van loaded. 06:55 AM We leave our beautiful Lodge and go down to Grant Vilage Restaurant for some breakfast before we hit the road. 08:05 AM We leave King's Canyon NP and get on the Generals Highway and head for Sequoia National Park. 08:42 AM We arrive at the entrance of Sequoia NP. We stop at the Lodgepole Visitor Center and buy a book and some post cards. After a...

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JD's Vacation 2004

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